We wish we could answer all of your letters. . . rest assured we go through nearly all of them on a daily basis. . .and some of you are mighty odd. . . .anyway. . .we can only answer some. . . and this will be number one of the some we get to today. . . .this from Victoria Vannozzi of Las Vegas, NV. . .she writes. . .
hi there... this is victoria and her friend jazmine... we're (part of)the so far unknown band No Apparent Reason... we're big fans of you all... why else are we emailing you? its 9:00 in the morning here...we're so bored we're throwing socks at the ceiling fans and watching them spin... and playing the Dizzy up the girl CD really loud. We love you!
There you go girls. . . you can never say unknown band again. . .at least around here. . . Dizzy up the girl sounds best when it's real loud. . . pretty smart. . . . .good luck with the band. . . thanks for the letter. . .
This one from katie brock of Kingwood, TX . . .she's a daily, daily goo visitor. . . thanks for that. . . she sends us this photo and writes. . .
ok, if you can see the pic with this . . .(click on picture 1), what is johnny doing??? i saw it and it just looks very odd..... i'm just curious to what he was doing.... thanks, katie
Well. . . if you click on picture 1. . . you'll see johnny during the shooting of the black balloon video. . . Our director Nancy Bardawill had him strapped into this contraption and swinging over a pool full of swimming aqua maidens. . . and some super skinny dudes in speedos. . . it was a great effect and a totally crazy thing to watch. . . pretty hairy. . . brave man that rzeznik. . . .thanks for the letter katie. . .
and one more from dawn heredia of Amarillo, TX . . . she writes
this is a question to all the guys. i am just curious to know your favorite movie of all time.
Johnny . . . 123, a billy wilder movie made in 1961. . . starring james cagney and horst bucholz. . . . . robby. . . .the jerk. . .1979. . . starring steve martin and bernadette peters. . .mike . . . .the road warrior. . .1981. . . starring mel gibson. . . .now that's a full night of movie watching my friends. . . thanks for the letter. . . .
And. . . added new to the gallery this week. . . and the featured picture set for today. . . .from a video we did for major league baseball. . .a cover of Take me out to the Ball game. . . and a shoot in the atlanta braves baseball stadium. . .fred mcgriff, mike piazza, javier lopez and todd holandsworth were among the players who were in the commercial. . . it was pretty cool. . .it ran during the 96 season and world series. . .ll cool j , aretha franklin and mary chapin carpenter all did renditions of the song. . . . click on picture 2 for a sample. . . the rest are in the gallery. . . check 'em out. . .
And birthdays for today. . . happy birthday wishes to. . . Angela Esposito from East Haven, CT, Barb Queen from O Fallon, IL, Catie Landolt from Omaha, NE, Dawn Leahy from Palos Hills, IL, Diana G. from Pleasant Hill, CA, Elaine Stewart from Charleston, SC, Janet Habina from Worth, IL, John Habblett from Glendale, AZ, Lesley Onorato from Pomona, CA, Lori Betz from Waterloo, IA, Margaret Spilizewski from Dayton, OH, May Anspah from Buffalo, NY, Stewart Stevens from Grimsby, England, John Takac from Burlington, VT, Josie Sosler from New Hampton, NY, Olga Munoz from Miami, FL, Susan Calhoun from N. Manchester, IN and Trang Nguyen from Morton Grove, IL . . .
Well. . . it's that time. . . we've laughed. . . cried. . . found hope. . .and landed safely where we began. . . ah. . . yhea sure. . . well. . . it is time to get rollin' here. . . so. . . we say our goodbyes. . .don't forget about the monthly contest only 3 more days til the drawing. . . click on the enter button for details. . . . and don't forget to go to our links and check out VH1.COM's Get Away With The Goo Goo's Sweepstakes. . . give it a click for details and an entry form. . . . Daily Goo Quickie comin' your way soon. . . .stay tuned. . .
And that is the july 27th edition of the daily goo. . .thanks for joinin' us. . . maybe we'll see you all tomorrow. . . hope so. . .keep the shiny side up and the dirty side down. . .10-4. . .
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